Conference on Test Security

OCTOBER 10-12, 2018 | PARK CITY, UT


About COTS

The 2018 Conference on Test Security offers a unique opportunity for experts across the industry to focus on test security capabilities and enhancements that protect the validity of test results and brand integrity. 


Registration is Now Open! Registration fees are as follows:

  • $95.00 per person for regular attendees
  • $65.00 per graduate student who will be enrolled in a program during October 2018

Session Submissions

Although the session submission process is closed, we are still accepting poster presentations! The deadline to submit posters is Friday, August 31, 2018 at 11:59 MDT. 

Acceptance notifications for non-poster proposals will be given no later than Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

COTS is accepting submissions  on a variety of topics within test security:

  • Statistical methods and applications for detecting potential test fraud
  • Test security tools and methods for protecting the validity of testing results and brand integrity
  • Development or improvement of an organization’s test security program
  • Development and use of standards for the prevention and detection of test fraud

Registration and Lodging

The 2018 Conference on Test Security will be held in scenic Park City, Utah at the Grand Summit Hotel, a RockResorts property. Rooms are limited so book early! The special COTS attendee rate is only valid on a first-come, first-served basis. Please book on or before August 26, 2018.  

An Invitation from Sarah Toton

What makes #COTS2018 so special? What can you and other members of your organization learn from attending? Here's why Sarah Toton, PhD thinks you should join us at this year's Conference on Test Security!

2018 Co-Hosts

Thank You to our Friends


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